Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SIEM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SIEM over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 334 335 344
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 +73
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 212 325 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.85% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.98% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 155 250 253
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,125 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

SIEM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25927 33146 36688
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.67% 87.05% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21433 27866 29347
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in the South East

SIEM
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM in the South East.

Salary trend for SIEM in the South East

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in the South East

SIEM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -16 85 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Surrey +33 38 £50,000 - 4
Hampshire +28 32 £62,500 +25.00% 3
East Sussex +20 21 £48,750 -30.36%
Buckinghamshire +16 17 £55,000 +12.82%
Middlesex - 8 £47,500 -
Kent -3 7 £68,750 +52.78%
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +11 1 £31,000 -48.33%
West Sussex +9 1 £70,000 -
SIEM
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 134 (63.21%) Firewall
2 112 (52.83%) CISSP
3 97 (45.75%) Information Security
4 80 (37.74%) Cybersecurity
5 71 (33.49%) CISM
6 68 (32.08%) Security Operations
7 66 (31.13%) TCP/IP
8 64 (30.19%) Windows
9 59 (27.83%) Linux
10 58 (27.36%) Active Directory
11 55 (25.94%) ITIL
12 53 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 48 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 47 (22.17%) Network Security
15 44 (20.75%) CEH
16 39 (18.40%) Cisco
17 37 (17.45%) Finance
18 36 (16.98%) Degree
18 36 (16.98%) Analytics
18 36 (16.98%) LogRhythm
18 36 (16.98%) PCI DSS
19 34 (16.04%) Cyberthreat
20 32 (15.09%) Management Information System
21 30 (14.15%) CISA
22 29 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
22 29 (13.68%) Presales
23 28 (13.21%) Windows Server
24 27 (12.74%) VPN
24 27 (12.74%) Penetration Testing
25 26 (12.26%) Intrusion Detection

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.94%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.83%) Office 365
4 3 (1.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 134 (63.21%) Firewall
2 66 (31.13%) TCP/IP
3 47 (22.17%) Network Security
4 27 (12.74%) VPN
5 26 (12.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (7.55%) WAN
7 15 (7.08%) Cisco ISE
8 12 (5.66%) SSL
9 11 (5.19%) IPsec
10 10 (4.72%) HTTP
11 9 (4.25%) HTTPS
12 7 (3.30%) BGP
12 7 (3.30%) Ethernet
12 7 (3.30%) MPLS
12 7 (3.30%) OSPF
12 7 (3.30%) SNMP
12 7 (3.30%) VLAN
13 6 (2.83%) Wireless
13 6 (2.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.94%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.47%) DB2
5 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.47%) Maltego
5 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Burp Suite
1 4 (1.89%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (17.45%) Finance
2 15 (7.08%) Games
3 12 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.72%) Legal
5 8 (3.77%) Spanish Language
6 7 (3.30%) Digital Economy
7 6 (2.83%) Billing
8 5 (2.36%) Dutch Language
8 5 (2.36%) French Language
8 5 (2.36%) German Language
8 5 (2.36%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.94%) Advertising
10 2 (0.94%) Banking
10 2 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (32.08%) Analyst
2 56 (26.42%) Security Engineer
3 54 (25.47%) Security Analyst
4 33 (15.57%) Consultant
5 29 (13.68%) Security Consultant
6 25 (11.79%) SOC Analyst
7 20 (9.43%) IT Engineer
7 20 (9.43%) IT Security Engineer
7 20 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (8.02%) IT Analyst
8 17 (8.02%) IT Security Analyst
8 17 (8.02%) Operations Analyst
8 17 (8.02%) Security Operations Analyst
8 17 (8.02%) Senior Security Engineer
9 16 (7.55%) Security Manager
10 14 (6.60%) SIEM Analyst
11 12 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 12 (5.66%) Network Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) Cisco Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.19%) 802.1X
2 9 (4.25%) Regular Expression
3 6 (2.83%) SailPoint
4 5 (2.36%) OAuth
4 5 (2.36%) OpenID
4 5 (2.36%) SAML
5 4 (1.89%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.47%) .NET
7 1 (0.47%) Ajax
7 1 (0.47%) CSS
7 1 (0.47%) HTML
7 1 (0.47%) JCE
7 1 (0.47%) jQuery
7 1 (0.47%) Laravel
7 1 (0.47%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.47%) Memcached
7 1 (0.47%) Web Services
7 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.04%) Cyberthreat
2 32 (15.09%) Management Information System
3 22 (10.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 21 (9.91%) Computer Science
4 21 (9.91%) PKI
5 20 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (8.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (7.08%) Data Centre
8 12 (5.66%) Cyber Attack
9 11 (5.19%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (3.77%) RSA SecurID
11 7 (3.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 6 (2.83%) FlexPod
13 3 (1.42%) iPad
13 3 (1.42%) NHS
14 2 (0.94%) CESG
14 2 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
14 2 (0.94%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.94%) Thin Client
15 1 (0.47%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 64 (30.19%) Windows
2 59 (27.83%) Linux
3 28 (13.21%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.19%) Unix
5 7 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.30%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.89%) CentOS
8 4 (1.89%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.47%) AIX
9 1 (0.47%) HPUX
9 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.75%) Information Security
2 80 (37.74%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (32.08%) Security Operations
4 55 (25.94%) ITIL
5 53 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 36 (16.98%) Analytics
7 29 (13.68%) Presales
8 27 (12.74%) Penetration Testing
9 26 (12.26%) Security Architecture
10 22 (10.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 21 (9.91%) Risk Management
12 19 (8.96%) Identity Access Management
12 19 (8.96%) Security Management
13 18 (8.49%) Project Management
13 18 (8.49%) Security Monitoring
14 17 (8.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 16 (7.55%) Data Loss Prevention
15 16 (7.55%) Data Protection
15 16 (7.55%) Ethical Hacking
15 16 (7.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.91%) SQL
2 12 (5.66%) Python
3 9 (4.25%) C
4 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.36%) Perl
6 3 (1.42%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.94%) Java
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 112 (52.83%) CISSP
2 71 (33.49%) CISM
3 44 (20.75%) CEH
4 36 (16.98%) Degree
5 30 (14.15%) CISA
6 29 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (8.96%) CCNP
7 19 (8.96%) SANS
7 19 (8.96%) Security Cleared
8 17 (8.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (6.13%) SC Cleared
10 11 (5.19%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (5.19%) CRISC
10 11 (5.19%) DV Cleared
10 11 (5.19%) Security+ Certification
11 8 (3.77%) CCNA
12 7 (3.30%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (3.30%) GCIH
13 6 (2.83%) GCIA
13 6 (2.83%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (16.98%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (3.77%) QA
5 7 (3.30%) GPG13
6 4 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.42%) GDPR
7 3 (1.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (27.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.42%) vSphere
3 2 (0.94%) Snort
3 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) HDFS
4 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.30%) CSIRT
1 7 (3.30%) QRadar
2 6 (2.83%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (2.83%) Nessus
3 5 (2.36%) Nmap
4 4 (1.89%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (1.89%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.89%) Kibana
5 3 (1.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.94%) Endace
6 2 (0.94%) Grafana
6 2 (0.94%) Graphite
6 2 (0.94%) logstash
6 2 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.94%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.94%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (18.40%) Cisco
2 36 (16.98%) LogRhythm
3 25 (11.79%) CheckPoint
4 22 (10.38%) ArcSight
5 18 (8.49%) Juniper
6 17 (8.02%) Microsoft
6 17 (8.02%) Splunk
7 16 (7.55%) F5
8 15 (7.08%) CyberArk
8 15 (7.08%) Fortinet
8 15 (7.08%) HP
9 11 (5.19%) Apple
10 8 (3.77%) Cylance
10 8 (3.77%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.30%) Forcepoint
11 7 (3.30%) NetWitness
11 7 (3.30%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.30%) Sourcefire
12 6 (2.83%) Brocade
12 6 (2.83%) VMware
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Overtime + Bens
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